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Title: Powering a Habitat on Mars with Kilopower

When we imagine sending humans long-term to live on the surface of Mars, the moon, or other planetary bodies in the not-so-distant future, one of the primary questions is: How will we provide the colomore »nists with power? Kilopower is a small nuclear reactor being designed at Los Alamos National Laboratory in conjunction with NASA that it hopes will one day be the answer to that question.« less
Title: Powering a Habitat on Mars with Kilopower
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Publication Date: 2018-01-17
OSTI Identifier: 1424386
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: OSTI (Office of Scientific and Technical Information, Oak Ridge, TN)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 21 SPECIFIC NUCLEAR REACTORS AND ASSOCIATED PLANTS ; KILOPOWER ; KILO-POWER ; MARS ; SMALL NUCLEAR REACTOR ; STIRLING ENGINE CONVERTER ; SPACE REACTOR
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:02:12
System Entry Date: 2018-03-09